Payday loan

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Texas Dems Try To Make Payday Lending Election Issue

Democratic competitor Wendy Davis claims Abbott is responsible for a 2006 interpretation of a consumer loan law that allowed payday lenders to charge fees as high as 25 percent of a loan’s value.


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FTC Warns About Phone Scam

The Federal Trade Commission is warning North Texans about mysterious, and sometimes scary, phone calls.

CBS 11–09/12/2012

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Dallas Churchgoers Protest Payday Loans

Dozens of churchgoers walked the streets of Dallas on Saturday, protesting loan businesses.

CBS 11–11/20/2010